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Stater of Aitolian League with head of Artemis

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Obverse: Head of Artemis to right, laureate, and with bow and quiver at shoulder. Behind, traces of [inscription]. Border of dots. Reverse: Aitolia, dressed like Artemis, with short chiton, chlamys and high shoes, seated to right upon a pile of Gallic shields. To left, two monograms, not...

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Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 279–168 B.C.

Mint

Aitolian League, Aitolia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0952.

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 5.27 gm.

Accession Number

00.218

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins